Jack Benny's widow, Mary Livingstone Benny, wrote this sympathetic biography of her famous husband, along with Hilliard Marks and Macia Borie. Jack Benny is best remembered for his famously inept violin playing, his carefully constructed image as a penny-pincher, and for never being older than 39.
Jack Benny was born Benjamin Kubelsky in Chicago, Illinois, on February 14, 1894, and was raised in Waukegan, Illinois. He began in Vaudeville as ...
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